Accept the Crazy
As a team sing the state song of Massachusetts. Sing it loud sing it proud. (*hint - it's the one written by Arthur J. Marsh)
It is NOW the end of your 24th hour of Questival, share with us the best photo/video of where you ended up. Don't forget the totem.
Find or make a souvenir that will remind you of the past 24 hours.
Checkpoint 2 - TIMEFRAME (5pm-7pm) - Find the Cotopaxi team at Patrons (138 Brighton Ave., Allston, MA. 02134), complete the challenge and post a team photo showing your checkpoint 2 stamp. Plan accordingly the challenge takes some time to complete.
Tell your best joke in 15 seconds or less.
Get 100 likes on a different single post made during the questival and document (prove with screenshot).
Get 50 likes on a different single post made during the questival and document (prove with screenshot).
Collect all of the garbage you create during your adventure and take a picture of it in the final two hours of Questival then recycle/compost what you can.
Hold a door open for a stranger, sincerely compliment them as they come through the door.
Partake of the official State Dessert of Massachusetts with no hands.
Face swap with a stranger not participating in the Questival post a video of the results.
Challenge a stranger that is not a questival participant to a 50-100 meter foot race in a public park that is not a checkpoint. Be a good sport win or lose.
Take a picture at the Boston Common Memorial Day tribute. Be respectful. So many beautiful flags. :)
Recreate a scene from your favorite movie that takes place in Boston
Find the "one man band" at the Boston Common and dance as a team to the sweet music.
Bake cookies, share them with your nemesis.
Make a 15 second commercial for the City of Boston
Start an impromptu YMCA song outside the YMCA.
Car karaoke as a team to your favorite song. Tag James Cordon @JKCorden & @latelateshow
Brush your teammate's teeth for them, turn the water off whilst brushing. (save water, what what!).
Give one of your team members a performance review in a real boardroom.
Jump into a natural (not a pool) body of water with your clothes on. Bring a towel!
Show us your best volleyball serve over an actual volleyball net at a real volleyball court with a volleyball.
Go to a grocery store and pretend an avocado (or a similar looking item) is a dragon egg from Game of Thrones. Have a ceremony with a teammate to crown the Queen of the Dragons.
Take a team picture with the biggest Memorial Day flag you can find. ***Hint - there is a giant vertical hanging flag somewhere in Boston.
Do a humans of New York style post about someone you meet during the 24 hours of Questival who is not a part of the Questival use the caption to tell the story. (Don't forget your totem)
Take a load off and do some urban hammocking in a creative place. Be respectful of your anchor points when choosing a location (i.e. don't cross walkways/pathways)
Do something nice for a tourist/visitor out enjoying the city, make their day special.
Give flowers to a stranger you see on the street.
Do a 'track' stand for 8 full seconds on a bike or razor scooter. No balance assistance allowed.
Write a note with 10 things you love about Boston and leave it for someone else to find.
Decorate your face like a cake. Frosting, sprinkles, whip cream, etc. Get a teammate to taste your face.
Bake a cake, and put candles on it. Find a stranger not participating in Questival and sing "Happy (insert the day, i.e. Saturday) To You" to them. Make sure they blow out the candles.
As a team hold a "wall sit" as long as you can.
Timelapse footage of your entire team holding a team plank as long as possible. One teammate may film. #respect. Don't forget your totem.
Food toss trick shot, get fancy tossing food into a teammate's mouth
Convince a non-Questival participant to paint their face with the logo of your favorite sports franchise
Film yourself doing a skateboard trick that you invented.
Picture collage riding 2 separate forms of personal transit (i.e. bikes, scooters, etc.)
Give a teammate a handlebar ride on a bike, sing Bicycle Race by Queen together whilst doing so.
Video of a team member slam dunking a basketball on a regulation 10' high hoop (if you're short get creative).
Do your best gymnastics trick on a trampoline that you have permission to use. The rest of your team needs to hold up judging point cards.
Practice the ancient art of Origami whilst in nature. Show us what you origamized. Respect the craft, it has to be legit.
Tie a bowline knot in a 15 second video.
Film a 15 second video teaching how to tie an alpine butterfly knot.
Film a 15 second video teaching how to tie a prusik knot.
Perform another random act of kindness. Include a short text explanation in your comment. Do something meaningful and make it count!
Perform a random act of kindness. Include a short text explanation in your comment. Do something meaningful and make it count!
Find a peaceful outdoors space, sit down and take 5 minutes to relax in silence and enjoy the moment. (Timelapse, don't forget your totem)
Skip a rock at least 7 times on water.
Document the largest spider you can find. Not from a store or cage/terrarium.
Have a teammate hold their breath while completely submerged in a natural body of water for as long as they can. Submit timelapse footage and record the total time in the description. (don't forget your totem)
Create and complete your own creative Food Challenge (For example, existing food challenges are the Gallon Challenge, Saltine Cracker Challenge, etc.)
Play a round of Water War, what's that you ask, tap this challenge then tap GO >
Do a load of laundry. Hang dry instead of using a dryer (energy saver, what what!).
Skype, Hangout, or FaceTime with a family member or significant other. Tell them you love them, and tell them about your day.
Personally thank a current/former professor/teacher/coach for the impact they have had on your life. Phone, facetime or skype.
Fit one of your teammates completely into a bag/luggage/storage container. #don'tletthemdie
As a team complete an entire fitness class 30 minutes or more (Zumba, Spin, etc.) dressed in head-to-toe aerobics gear. (Timelapse, don't forget your totem)
Cross the border with another state. Take a video at the border doing your best Michael Jackson dance moves. #beatit
Take a team photo in front of the graffiti on Skull Cliff
Make a 15-sec video teaching an outdoor skill (backpacking, hiking, camping, cooking, etc).
Create a 15 second informational video about the work of one of Cotopaxi's grantees.
Research how to correctly treat a snake bite then make a 15-sec video sharing what you learned.
Research the symptoms of heat stroke then make a 15-sec video sharing how to spot the symptoms.
Find and photograph a Maine license plate. The real thing not a photo or any other facsimile.
Share a doughnut with your team... without using your hands.
Creatively take a photo with your favorite piece of street art that you find during Questival.
Cook a pancake, try to make the it in the shape of a llama.
Blindfold a teammate and give them 2 different back massages. One with all of your hands, the other with all of your feet. Have them guess which was which.
Take a photo or video with the official State Flower of Massachusetts.
Make then eat a dish entirely out of condiments
As a team play hard boiled egg roulette. Make sure to clean up the mess, no littering.
Take a 15 second video and tell what the Massachusetts state motto means to you.
Make a smoothie using at least 5 different fruits and vegetables.
Blindfold a teammate and then feed them an unusual and secret food item and see if they can guess what it is.
Show us your team's interpretation of Boston Native Conan O'brien's String Dance. #teamcoco
Give one of your teammates a piggy back ride up 3 flights of stairs. #timelapsevideoifnecessary
Make your own grape juice by grape stomping, and then drink it. #sweetberrywine
Watch a sunrise. Take a break and enjoy the moment.
Get llama nail art.
Visit Edgar Allan Poe Square and recite your favorite line from his catalogue.
Hold a staring contest with stranger not participating in the questival while casually eating a piece of fruit..... don't break eye contact 15 second minimum.
Buy some produce from a local outdoor farmer’s market.
Walk (or run) a mile in your teammate's shoes. (That's right, everyone switch shoes. Go.) Timelapse video.
Walk like a flock of seagulls across a very public place. (Complete this challenge somewhere that is not a checkpoint/check-in)
Film a funny spit-take video with your team. Whats a spit take? Tap this challenge then tap GO >
Play the Charleston Bells as you walk across Charles RIver Dam
Visit the Great Boston Molasses Flood Plaque, tell us how many people were killed in your caption.
Take team photos in front of your 4 favorite sites along the Freedom Trail and post a collage.
Take a photo in front of the skinniest house in Boston. Keep your distance and be respectful of the residents as the house is privately owned and occupied.
Challenge a stranger not competing in the questival to a bubble gum blowing contest.
Give everyone on your team new nicknames and create name badges so you don't forget.
Choreograph a team dance and perform it with audible music in a crowded area. Get permission first from the owner/operator of the crowded area unless it is a free public space. (Complete this challenge somewhere that is not a checkpoint/check-in)
As a team do 10 centipede push-ups in 15 seconds near Faneuil Hall Marketplace. Do a little research and tell us something about the location's history in your caption.
Take a photo of the Boston Stone. In your caption, tell us what year is carved into it
Take a photo in front of the oldest bar in Boston. Tell us what year it was built in your caption.
Arm wrestle a stranger not participating in questival while armwrestling another stranger lefty, that's right double armwrestling.
Take a video of a team member singing the intro of "Cheers" in front of a bar.
Find an awesome stranger not participating in Questival who is down for a trust fall. Then... hold a trust fall.
Take a photo of the Golden Grasshopper Weathervane. In your caption tell us how to pronounce the name of the building underneath it.
Lay face down motionless in a public area for 60 seconds or until a stranger comes to check on you. Timelapse. ((Complete this challenge somewhere that is not a checkpoint/check-in also don't forget your totem)
Watch a sunset. Take a break and enjoy the moment.
Create a team logo or crest and draw it on your totem. Make a 15 second video explaining your logo.
Order some food and record a review as if you are Guy Fieri while you eat it. Remember to say "money" over and over to be authentic.
Hug a stranger that is not participating in the Questival for 15 seconds.
Go to a restaurant and order a bowl of Boston's finest Clam Chowder. Tell us where you went in the caption.
Cross the street walking like you would be walking on the moon. Peace out gravity!
Visit NothingButNets.net learn a fact about malaria then Visit the Nothing But Nets booth and make a 15 second video sharing your new found knowledge.
Donate to the IRC by clicking on this link. Take a screenshot of your donation to the IRC tent. They'll give you a piece of fabric to write a "Message of Hope" to a refugee.
Complete the kickoff challenge at 7:30 (It will be announced from the stage)
Take a selfie or a team picture with Miguel the Llama. (We will announced from the stage when Miguel arrives)
Take part in the "Follow-the-Llama" Dance competition, get a photo/video of someone from your team participating. #goforthegold!
Video a teammate throwing a doughnut hole as fast as they can at another teammate's face (Protect your eyes!).
Successfully arrive at the kick-off/launch party at having parked legally and lawfully or take public transport.
Play a round of Giant "Beer" Pong, Giant Connect Four, or Llama "Cornhole" at the Festival with another team.
Visit the Noosa Tent and get a free sample of their delicious fare, take a picture of your team enjoying it.
Visit the High Brew Tent and get a can of High Brew for you and your teammates to keep you up the next 24 hours. Take a creative photo with your take.
Cotopaxi Questival movie club: recommend your favorite adventure movie with a brief explanation why.
Pick a state or national park you want to visit. Take a 15s video letting us know what you would want to do during your visit.
Visit one of your favorite local places in nature.